Ideas for a beautiful backyard that you can do yourself for minimal cost. Create pathways, ponds, patios and decks. Plant with beautiful flowers.and then cry when Mikee, Bandit & Kisha rolled & romped till all plants & flowers were crushed.
(((Winter Gardening)) A cold frame with a glass top can give you a growing season, even in Maine, and it's the easiest and most economical way to extend your harvest. Build the one described here, and you're on your way to fresh veggies year round.
A serpentine bluestone path from the driveway and entering the rear yard and garden. Plantings with different heights, textures and colors create a wonderful experience and feel as you enter the property. (I like the straight pavers in a curvy path.
Gladiolus Bulbs Blue Moon Mix, along backyard border next to house, with Dahlia "crazy love" and "firecracker flower" . mixed with Lily "Golden lily of Japan" Gladiolus - Spring Bulbs from American Meadows